WoRMS taxon details

Lamellodiscus elegans Bychowsky, 1957

119529  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:119529)

marine, brackish
Not documented
WoRMS (2019). Lamellodiscus elegans Bychowsky, 1957. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=119529 on 2019-01-22
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2006-01-23 16:04:19Z

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basis of record Bray, R.A. (2001). Monogenea, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 142-146 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Mladineo, I. (2004). Monogenean parasites in Adriatic cage-reared fish. <i>Acta Adriat. 45</i>: 65-73 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Mladineo, I. & Marsic-Lusic, J. (2006). Host switch of <i>Lamellodiscus elegans</i> (Monogenea: Monopisthocotylea)and <i>Sparicotyle chrysophrii</i> (Monogenea: Polyopisthocotylea) between cage-reared sparids. <i>Veterinary Research Communications</i> <b>31</b>, 153-160 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From regional or thematic species database
Remark Mladineo & Marsic Lucic (2006) document the occurrence of this species on wild sea bream Sparus annularis as a result of host switch from cultured S. puntazzo. Seems also to be a range extension. [details]